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Encyclopedia

LIT is a three-letter abbreviation that may refer to:

See also

  • Lit (disambiguation)
  • Litt, a surname
  • Lashkar-i-Toiba (LiT), an Islamic militant group
  • ".lit", a filename extension for Microsoft Reader e-books
  • LIT, Leaders In Training program at Camp Woolsley
  • LIT (video game), a video game for WiiWare


Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

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English

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Pronunciation

Verb

lit

  1. Simple past tense and past participle of light.
  2. (US, dialectal) To run, or light
    • 1988 April 8, Grant Pick, “Johnny Washington's Life”, Chicago Reader:
      With that the kid lits off down the street, and, what do you know!

Noun

Singular
lit

Plural
uncountable

lit (uncountable)

  1. Abbreviated form of literature.

Derived terms

Adjective

lit (comparative more lit, superlative most lit)

Positive
lit

Comparative
more lit

Superlative
most lit

  1. Lighted.
    • He walked down the lit corridor.
  2. (slang) Intoxicated or under the influence of drugs; stoned.

Translations

Derived terms

Anagrams


Faroese

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [lɪːt]

Etymology

From the verb líta (‘to view’)

Noun

lit n. sg.

  1. short wink, view, look

Declension

n3s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative lit litið
Accusative lit litið
Dative liti litinum
Genitive lits litsins

Synonyms

  • eygnabrá (wink)

Derived terms


French

Pronunciation

Etymology

From Latin lectus.

Noun

lit m. (plural lits)

  1. bed
    Où est-il? Il dort dans son lit. - Where is he? He's sleeping in his bed.

Verb

lit

  1. Third person singular present tense of lire (reads)
    Jean lit très souvent. - John reads very often.

Polish

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Pronunciation

Noun

lit m.

  1. lithium

Declension

Singular only
Nominative lit
Genitive litu
Dative litowi
Accusative lit
Instrumental litem
Locative licie
Vocative licie

Swedish

Noun

lit
  1. trust

Synonyms

See also


Volapük

Etymology

German Licht and English light

Noun

lit

  1. light
  2. illumination

Declension


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